News

Research with scholars at risk

The Forum Transregionale Studien was enabled by the Philipp Schwartz Initiative to award a stipend to a scholar at risk.

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Call for Ideas 2018

The Forum Transregionale Studien has received a total of 26 applications for its call for applications to hold an Explorative Workshop in 2018. This year’s winners of the two workshops are Annalisa Urbano (University of Bayreuth) and Melê Yamomo (FU Berlin). We are looking forward to working together!

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Open Access

The volume “Commitment and Beyond. Reflections on/of the Political in Arabic Literature since the 1940s”, edited by Friederike Pannewick, Georges Khalil and Yvonne Albers, is now available open access.

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CfA Winter Academy

“Revisiting the Nation: Transcultural Contact Zones in Eastern Europe”, 26 Feb – 7 Mar 2018, Bucharest. Closing date: 30 August 2017

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Report on “Negotiating Cultural Heritage: Making, Sustaining, Breaking, Sharing”

Read two reports on our TRAFO blog and listen to the panel discussion that was held at Bode-Museum Berlin on April 24, 2017.

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The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien is a research organization that promotes the internationalization of research in the humanities and social sciences.

The Forum provides scope for collaboration among researchers with different regional and disciplinary perspectives and appoints researchers from all over the world as Fellows.

In cooperation with universities and research institutions in Berlin and the rest of Germany, it carries out research projects and initiatives that examine other regions of the world and their relationship to Germany and Europe systematically and with new questions.

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Upcoming Events

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Events

Location

Mon 21 Aug 2017
Wed 30 Aug 2017

Akademien Transregional Academy
Redistribution and the Law in an Antagonistic World
convened by Isabel Feichtner (Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg), Philipp Dann (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin), Jochen von Bernstorff (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
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Redistribution and the Law in an Antagonistic World convened by Isabel Feichtner (Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg), Philipp Dann (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin), Jochen von Bernstorff (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen) Juristische Fakultät der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Bebelplatz 2, 10117 Berlin Transregional Academy 20170821T070000 20170830T160000
Juristische Fakultät der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Bebelplatz 2, 10117 Berlin

Sat 30 Sep 2017
Sun 08 Oct 2017

Akademien Transregional Academy on Latin American Art II
Mobility: Objects, Materials, Concepts, Actors
The Transregional Academy will be led by a group of scholars, among others: Gabriela Siracusano and Diana Wechsler (both UNTREF, Buenos Aires), Lena Bader and Thomas Kirchner (both DFK, Paris), Hannah Baader and Gerhard Wolf (KHI, Florenz/Max-Planck-Institut/Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices, Berlin), Jens Baumgarten (Unifesp, São Paulo), Thierry Dufrêne (Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense) and Anne Lafont (Institut national d’histoire de l’art, Paris, INHA)
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Mobility: Objects, Materials, Concepts, Actors The Transregional Academy will be led by a group of scholars, among others: Gabriela Siracusano and Diana Wechsler (both UNTREF, Buenos Aires), Lena Bader and Thomas Kirchner (both DFK, Paris), Hannah Baader and Gerhard Wolf (KHI, Florenz/Max-Planck-Institut/Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices, Berlin), Jens Baumgarten (Unifesp, São Paulo), Thierry Dufrêne (Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense) and Anne Lafont (Institut national d’histoire de l’art, Paris, INHA) Museo de la Universidad Nacional de Tres Febrero (MUNTREF), Buenos Aires, Argentinien Transregional Academy on Latin American Art II 20170930T100000 20171008T180000
Museo de la Universidad Nacional de Tres Febrero (MUNTREF), Buenos Aires, Argentinien

Fri 13 Oct 2017
Sat 14 Oct 2017

Workshops EUME Workshop
On the Ruins of History – Is this a Walter Benjamin Moment in Arab Thought, Art, and Politics?

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On the Ruins of History – Is this a Walter Benjamin Moment in Arab Thought, Art, and Politics? Forum Transregionale Studien, Wallotstr. 14, 14193 Berlin EUME Workshop 20171013T000000 20171014T000000
Forum Transregionale Studien, Wallotstr. 14, 14193 Berlin